DHS Management Directorate

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DHS Management Directorate
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Agency overview
Formed 2003
Jurisdiction United States
Headquarters DHS Nebraska Avenue Complex, Washington D.C.
Employees 1354 (FY2014)
Annual budget $0.6 billion (FY2014)
Agency executive Rafael Borras, Under Secretary
Parent agency Department of Homeland Security
Website DHS Management Directorate

The Management Directorate (M) is a component within the United States Department of Homeland Security. DHS-M serves as the central administrative support organization of the Department as it fulfills its national security mission.

The Management Directorate is led by the Under Secretary of Homeland Security for Management, who is appointed by the President of the United States with confirmation by the United States Senate. The current Under Secretary is Rafael Borras.


The Management Directorate is responsible for Department-wide administrative support services and oversight for all support functions, including: IT, budget and financial management, procurement and acquisition, human capital, security, and administrative services. The Under Secretary also provides the overarching management structure for the Department to deliver customer services, while eliminating redundancies and reducing support costs in order to more effectively and efficiently run the Department in a unified manner


DHS Management Budget, FY12-14 ($ in thousands) [1]
Line Item FY12 Actual FY13 Actual FY14 Request
Management 235,587 237,029 202,686
Finance 50,860 51,171 48,779
Information 327,300 324,272 327,254
Total Budget 613,747 612,472 578,719


  1. ^ DHS Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Budget Budget in Brief, pg 94, Department of Homeland Security, Access Date: 2013-07-15